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Body of missing swimmer found in Va. creek

Tuesday - 5/29/2012, 12:15pm  ET

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - Authorities say they've recovered the body of a teenager who went missing in a tributary of the James River.

James City County police Maj. Steve Rubino tells WAVY-TV ( http://bit.ly/JJSWy4) that crews pulled the body of 18-year-old Trevor Times from College Creek on Tuesday morning.

Officials say Times was swimming with a group to a sandbar on College Creek when he went under the surface on Monday afternoon.

Earlier Tuesday, officers walked along the shoreline of the creek in what the department called a recovery operation. Times was a senior at Jamestown High School.

Rubino says signs advise against swimming or wading in College Creek due to a strong rip tide.

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Information from: WAVY-TV, http://www.wavy.com/


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